• Party Time?

    Last Fall, Donald Trump won our national presidential election and in doing so, really blew a hole in our national political party system.  Well no he didn’t.  It was Hillary Clinton’s political party that really blew a hole in our party political system when they tried to fix the nomination process for Hillary Clinton.  Well, no they didn’t blow up the party system either.  The parties themselves, blew up the parties. I’ve witnessed the two party system showing signs of…Continue Reading

  • Bye Week Loop

    Seahawks Schedule said it was a bye week so there was no game to watch even if it wanted. I didn’t want, so I went for a little bike ride instead. Sunday’s loop ride was on Galbraith, a loop I’ve renamed from Goldilocks and the 3 Bears to it’s new name, the Bye Week Loop. Coming in at about 9-¼ miles Goldilocks & the 3 bears is a bit on the long side for me, both in time and in…Continue Reading

  • Seahawks 2017

    I gotta say that I am more than a little disappointed in how the Seahawks franchise, as well as the NFL, is handling the whole kneel during the National Anthem fad.  People fought and died to establish our nation with participatory government.  More people fought and died ending slavery allowing Blacks a say in that participatory government.  Whether you are black white blue male female or other, get off your knees, stand in honor of our nation built on participation,…Continue Reading

  • Nooksack Loop Trail – 2nd Loop

    Pro: Lots of gravel/dirt in an urban area. Fun mixed trail that includes the squeaky new sections of the Bay to Baker Trail. Con: Smith & Hannegan have wide shoulders, but may also have heavy traffic.  Guide & Smith intersection needs to be taken seriously.  Marine Drive has a some narrow spots without shoulders, especially the bridge. If you park anywhere on the loop other than my driveway, the main loop itself adds up to about 22 miles of mixed…Continue Reading